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Georgia Native Reptiles

ORDER: Crocodylia (1)
Family: Alligatoridae  
Alligator mississippiensis American Alligator 
 
ORDER: Squamata SUBORDER: Amphisbaenia (Worm Lizards 1)
Family: Rhineuridae  
Rhineura floridana Florida Worm Lizard 
 
ORDER: Squamata SUBORDER: Lacertilia (Lizards 15)
Family: Anguidae  
Ophisaurus attenuatus Slender Glass Lizard 
Ophisaurus compressus Island Glass Lizard 
Ophisaurus mimicus Mimic Glass Lizard 
Ophisaurus ventralis Eastern Glass Lizard 
Family: Gekkonidae  
Hemidactylus turcicus Mediterranean Gecko
Family: Phrynosomatidae  
Sceloporus undulatus Fence Lizard 
Family: Polychridae  
Anolis carolinensis Green Anole 
Anolis sagrei Brown Anole I
Family: Scincidae  
Eumeces anthracinus Coal Skink 
Eumeces egregius Mole Skink 
Eumeces fasciatus Five-lined Skink 
Eumeces inexpectatus Southeastern Five-lined Skink 
Eumeces laticeps Broadhead Skink 
Scincella lateralis Ground Skink 
Family: Teiidae  
Cnemidophorus sexlineatus Six-lined Racerunner 
 
ORDER: Squamata SUBORDER: Serpentes (Snakes 40)
Family: Colubridae  
Carphophis amoenus Worm Snake 
Cemophora coccinea Scarlet Snake 
Coluber constrictor Eastern Racer 
Diadophis punctatus Ringneck Snake 
Drymarchon courais couperi Eastern Indigo Snake 
Elaphe guttata  Corn Snake 
Elaphe obsoleta  Yellow/Black/Gray Rat Snake 
Farancia abacura  Mud Snake 
Farancia erytrogramma  Rainbow Snake 
Heterodon platirhinos Eastern Hognose Snake 
Heterodon simus Southern Hognose Snake 
Lampropeltis calligaster Mole Kingsnake 
Lampropeltis getula Black/Eastern Kingsnake 
Lampropeltis triangulum Milk Snake/Scarlet Kingsnake 
Masticophis flagellum Coachwhip 
Nerodia erythrogaster Plainbelly Water Snake 
Nerodia fasciata Banded Water Snake 
Nerodia floridana Florida Green Water Snake 
Nerodia sipedon Midland Water Snake 
Nerodia taxispilota Brown Water Snake 
Opheodrys aestivus Rough Green Snake 
Pituophis melanoleucus Pine Snake 
Regina alleni Striped Crayfish Snake 
Regina rigida Glossy Crayfish Snake 
Regina septemvittata Queen Snake 
Rhadinaea flavilata Pine Woods Snake 
Seminatrix pygaea Black Swamp Snake 
Storeria dekayi Brown Snake 
Storeria occipitomaculata Red-bellied Snake 
Tantilla coronata Southeastern Crowned Snake 
Thamnophis sauritus Ribbon Snake 
Thamnophis sirtalis Eastern Garter Snake 
Virginia striatula Rough Earth Snake 
Virginia valeriae Smooth Earth Snake 
Family: Elapidae  
Micrurus fulvius Eastern Coral Snake 
Family: Viperidae  
Agkistrodon contortrix Copperhead 
Agkistrodon piscivorus Cottonmouth 
Crotalus adamanteus Eastern Diamondback Rattlesnake 
Crotalus horridus Canebrake/Timber Rattlesnake 
Sistrurus miliarius Pigmy Rattlesnake 
 
ORDER: Testudines (Turtles 26)
Family: Cheloniidae  
Caretta caretta Loggerhead
Chelonia mydas Green Turtle
Eretmochelys imbricata Hawksbill
Lepidochelys kempii Atlantic Ridley
Family: Chelydridae  
Chelydra serpentina Snapping Turtle 
Macroclemys temminckii Alligator Snapping Turtle
Family: Dermochelyidae  
Dermochelys coriacea Leatherback
Family: Emydidae  
Chrysemys picta Painted Turtle 
Clemmys guttata Spotted Turtle
Clemmys muhlenbergii Bog Turtle
Deirochelys reticularia Chicken Turtle 
Graptemys barbouri Barbour's Map Turtle
Graptemys pulchra Alabama Map Turtle
Graptemys geographica Common Map Turtle
Malaclemys terrapin Diamondback Terrapin 
Pseudemys concinna River Cooter 
Pseudemys floridana Florida Cooter 
Pseudemys nelsoni Florida Redbelly Turtle 
Terrapene carolina Box Turtle 
Trachemys scripta Slider 
Family: Kinosternidae  
Kinosternon baurii Striped Mud Turtle 
Sternotherus minor Stripeneck/Loggerhead Musk Turtle 
Sternotherus odoratus Common Musk Turtle 
Kinosternon subrubrum Eastern Mud Turtle 
Family: Testudinidae  
Gopherus polyphemus Gopher Tortoise
Family: Trionychidae  
Apalone ferox Florida Softshell 
Apalone spinifera Spiny Softshell 



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All photos are taken by myself unless noted otherwise. All photos are Copyright 2005. If you would like to use any just email me and I will be happy to let anyone use them.

 

Disclaimer!!! Please do not do anything you see me do on this website. These are very dangerous animals and I understand the risk of working with them. The bite from some of these animals can easily kill me or do extreme harm. If you do want to get into venomous herpeculture please do as much research as possible about them before considering working with them. Also I would suggest getting proper training from professional before working with them too.